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The Resource Rules of civility, Amor Towles

Rules of civility, Amor Towles

Label
Rules of civility
Title
Rules of civility
Statement of responsibility
Amor Towles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of a watershed year in the life of an uncompromising twenty-five-year-old named Katey Kontent. Armed with little more than a formidable intellect, a bracing wit, and her own brand of cool nerve, Katey embarks on a journey from Wall Street secretarial pool through the upper echelons of 1938 New York City society in search of a brighter future
Summary
A chance encounter with a handsome banker in a jazz bar on New Year's Eve 1938 catapults Wall Street secretary Katey Kontent into the upper echelons of New York society, where she befriends a shy multi-millionaire, an Upper East Side ne'er-do-well, and a single-minded widow
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
390439
Cataloging source
CNEDM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Towles, Amor
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3620.O945
LC item number
R85 2012b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Upper class
  • Nineteen thirties
  • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Nineteen thirties
  • Upper class
  • Young women
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
Rules of civility, Amor Towles
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn812073759
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
577 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594135514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)812073759
Label
Rules of civility, Amor Towles
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn812073759
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
577 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781594135514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)812073759

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